Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 87.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics101% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive108% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160513
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 19:08
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-6600K-$198
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
SC Int 138
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 142
114% 142 Pts
QC Int 521
QC Float 530
QC Mixed 411
110% 487 Pts
MC Int 544
MC Float 564
MC Mixed 501
80% 536 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 328
Reflection 299
Parallax 301
98% 309 fps
MRender 201
Gravity 294
Splatting 228
103% 241 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 101%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
31GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 407
Mixed 415
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 46.6
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 44.7
182% 64.5 MB/s
DQ Read 48.6
DQ Write 272
DQ Mixed 26.4
60% 116 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 108%
Great: 116%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$49
110GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
65.8% Good
Read 121
Write 108
Mixed 136
92% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 2.11
4K Mixed 0.3
98% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 65.8%
Great: 106%
WD Blue 2.5" 160GB (2009)-$40
46GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
24.5% Poor
Read 46
Write 39.3
Mixed 46.9
33% 44.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.26
4K Write 1.35
4K Mixed 0.24
63% 0.62 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 24.5%
Great: 38%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB-$192
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 36.8
MC Write 40.1
MC Mixed 33.9
106% 36.9 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 39.7
SC Mixed 30.9
88% 30.9 GB/s
Latency 51.3
78% 51.3 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 104%
Great: 116%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Z170 PRO GAMING Builds (Compare 15,329 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,091
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HDDRAMUSB
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Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $215SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $10
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